Anchored by Tracy Sabol, EWTN News Nightly is our daily news and analysis program presenting breaking Catholic News worldwide, top stories, and daily reports from the White House, Capitol Hill, and Rome. Weekdays at 6 & 9 PM EST.
EWTN News Nightly | Friday, April 19, 2024
The Biden Administration has made it clear that the US was not involved in Israel's offensive operations against Iran. A recent article examines the state of the Catholic Church in Ireland. And the Catholic Church commemorates today the 19th anniversary of German Pope Benedict XVI's election.
EWTN News Nightly | Thursday, April 18, 2024
The number of jurors in the hush money trial of Donald Trump has dropped by 2. Speaker Mike Johnson is facing a tough decision - pass foreign aid and risk his job or don't pass funding. And Rome is preparing for the Jubilee Year of 2025 and the arrival of millions of pilgrims.
EWTN News Nightly | Wednesday, April 17, 2024
As Israel contemplates a response, Iran issued a warning. There has been a push in Poland to allow abortion until the 12th week of pregnancy. And a new survey finds the latest group of soon-to-be ordained priests are younger than in years past.
EWTN News Nightly | Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Today is day 2 of former President Trump's hush money trial and jury selection is moving at a snail's pace. President Joe Biden is hitting the campaign trail. And Caitlin Clark was the number one overall pick in last night's women's professional basketball draft. Her former coach speaks with us.
EWTN News Nightly | Monday, April 15, 2024
Donald Trump became the first former president to face a criminal trial. The US and world leaders are weighing in as the Israeli War Cabinet weighs a response to Iran's attack. And Pope Francis encourages the faithful to share their personal encounters with Christ.
EWTN News Nightly | Friday, April 12, 2024
A new poll shows Americans believe both President Biden and Donald Trump did more harm than good while occupying the highest political office in the land. Pew Research released a brand new study on the Catholic Church in America. And EWTN has inaugurated a new office at the Vatican.
EWTN News Nightly | Thursday, April 11, 2024
The Republican House leadership is once again hanging by a thread. A detransitioner in Oregon is suing Providence Milwaukie Hospital for professional malpractice. And Archbishop of Washington Cardinal Wilton Gregory received a special award at the Pontifical North American College.
EWTN News Nightly | Wednesday, April 10, 2024
President Biden met with Japan's prime minister at the White House. Reaction from lawmakers continues about Arizona's Supreme Court decision, outlawing almost all abortions. And Biden announced a plan to cancel upwards of $20,000 in student debt for nearly 30 million borrowers, again.
EWTN News Nightly | Tuesday, April 9, 2024
A teen in Idaho is accused of planning attack on churches in the name of ISIS. ​In Nicaragua, the Ortega regime is sentencing 11 Protestant leaders to 12 to 15 years in prison. And at the Vatican, the goal of Dignitas Infinita is to reiterate that "every human person possesses an infinite dignity, inalienably grounded in his or her very being".
EWTN News Nightly | Monday, April 8, 2024
Former President Donald Trump released a video laying out his stance on abortion, putting the issue in states’ hands. Many pairs of sunglasses were gazing at the sky today as North America had a rare solar eclipse. And International experts and the Holy See gathered to discuss issues surrounding surrogacy.
EWTN News Nightly | Friday, April 05, 2024
An earthquake shook the densely populated New York City metropolitan area Friday morning. Preparations are underway for Monday's total solar eclipse. And while the opening of the 2025 Jubilee Year is months away, the planning is in progress.
EWTN News Nightly | Thursday, April 04, 2024
Biden told the Israeli prime minister, “strikes on humanitarian workers… are unacceptable”. As Congress weighs banning TikTok, lawmakers say they are receiving a variety of threats. And the St. Pio Foundation in the US will be releasing ten never-before-seen photos of St. Padre Pio.
EWTN News Nightly | Wednesday, April 03, 2024
As the 2024 election heats up, Democrats are betting big again on abortion as a winning issue. This week, Michigan became the last state in the union to legalize surrogacy. And a new law against so-called hate speech has taken effect this week.
EWTN News Nightly | Tuesday, April 02, 2024
Israeli strikes hit an aid convoy, killing 7 members from the World Central Kitchen. The owner of the cargo ship that rammed into the Francis Scott Key Bridge filed a court petition this week, seeking to limit their legal liability. And today, the Church honors the death of St. John Paul II.
EWTN News Nightly | Monday, April 1, 2024
President Biden responded to criticism for making Easter Sunday, Transgender Day of Visibility. Survivors of the fallen Francis Scott Key bridge and the victims' families share their stories. EWTN Vatican Bureau reviews the Easter Triduum and the celebrations presided over by Pope Francis.